Hilding Nelson (1887 - 1969)



Hilding Nelson’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Hilding so that their life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Hilding’s biography.

Hilding Nelson Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Hilding Nelson and their immediate Nelson family. Add to Hilding Nelson's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with their family and other genealogy hobbyists.



Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Hilding.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Hilding Nelson? Add burial and funeral information.


Last Known Residence

Spokane, Spokane County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy


Add family members


Did Hilding finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Hilding attend? Add education.


Share what Hilding did for a living or if they had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Hilding Nelson is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name



Unknown. Add Hilding's ethnicity.


Unknown. Add Hilding's nationality.


Unknown. Was Hilding a religious person? Add Hilding’s religion

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Hilding during various points of their life.


1887 - In the year that Hilding Nelson was born, on January 28th, the largest recorded snowflakes fell in a snowstorm in Fort Keogh, Montana. They were supposed to have been 15 inches wide and 8 inches thick. A rancher in the area said that they were “larger than milk pans”. A Wild West tall tale? Not according to the Guinness World Records book.

1889 - By the time this person was merely 2 years old, on February 22nd, President Cleveland signed a bill allowing North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana and Washington to become states. North and South Dakota became the 39th and 40th states on November 2nd, Montana became the 41st state on November 8th, and Washington became the 42nd state on November 11th.

1905 - Hilding was 18 years old when federal spending was $0.57 billion, unemployment was 4.3%, and the cost of a first-class stamp was $0.02. Current U.S. government spending is $4.268 trillion.

1966 - Hilding was 79 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

1969 - In the year of Hilding Nelson's passing, on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

Hilding Nelson Family Tree

Who was Hilding’s parents? Did they get married and did they have children? Share Hilding’s family tree to share their legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Hilding's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Hilding Nelson
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Hilding's family tree by clicking here.


This obit of Hilding Nelson is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to their obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Hilding Nelson died in April 1969 at 81 years of age. There is no known cause of death for Hilding. Hilding was born on April 10, 1887. We are unaware of information about Hilding's family or relationships. We know that Hilding Nelson had been residing in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington.


What do you remember about Hilding Nelson? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about them. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Hilding is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Hilding Nelson


Other Biographies